Wayne County

Wayne County Pick A Better Snack students are making healthy living goals. 

Students tasting cranberries!

Students exercising in the Pick a Better Snack and Act program.

Wayne County Extension is a Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) site.

Wayne County 4-H & Youth 

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Wayne County

The Wayne County Extension and Outreach office has research-based information and education available. Please consider this resource when you need to make decisions that affect your family, community, business or farm. Wayne County Extension brings Iowa State University research to you.

Alliant Energy and Iowa DNR partnership for Operation ReLeaf

Operation ReLeaf 

This partnership initiative is funded by Alliant Energy and administered by the Iowa Department of Natural Resources Bureau of Forestry. Wayne County Extension is pleased to be included in the distribution this Spring!  This program is only available to Alliant Energy customers.

125 trees are available for purchase.  Shade trees are five to eight feet tall in 7 to 10-gallon containers. Confiers and ornamentals are three to five feet tall in 5 to 7-gallon containers.  Limited quantities of Swamp White Oak, Tulip Tree, Hackberry, and Redbud are still available.

Fill in and print the order form, then mail order form with check to: Wayne County Extension, Suite #1, 220 East Jefferson St., Corydon, IA  50060.

 

Dates to Remember:
  • 4/18/18 -  Wayne County Extension Council meeting
  • 4/20/18 -  Food Safety Quality Assurance (FSQA) Testing
  • 4/22/18 -  Youth Council Get Together
  • 5/10/18 -  Tree pickup for Operation ReLeaf from the Wayne County Fairgrounds
  • 5/6/18   -  Sheep/Goat weigh in
  • 5/8/18   -  Office Closed
  • 5/16/18 -  Extension Council meeting
  • 5/17/18 - Cover Crop Field Day for Fall Grazing, SJS Cattle Co., Lucas
  • 5/22/18 -  4-H Movie Night
  • 5/31/18 - Greenhorn Grazing, Session 1
     
       April 4-H Newsletter 2018
 

County News

April 20, 2018

Check out the newsletter for important livestock information! 

college student studying his school bill and wondering how he's going to pay it.
April 12, 2018

A diploma in hand, job applications, and interviews also mean setting up student loan repayment. Graduates can learn tips for managing their loans from the Consumer Finance Protection Bureau. 

Money Tips
April 10, 2018

Financial steps for graduates as they move away from home is the focus of this discussion.

Sue Henderson honored for 25 years of service within Extension
April 10, 2018

Sue Henderson, Region 19 Director, was honored at the 2018 Annual Conference for 25 years of service with Extension.

Rebecca Vittetoe, Field Agronomist
April 10, 2018

Rebecca Vittetoe is a Field Agronomist with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.

 

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

20,000 Meals from the Heartland

Nothing brings people together quite like working shoulder to shoulder in hairnets and packaging 20,000 meals in an hour. During a Meals from the Heartland service project, ISU Extension and Outreach was networking with a purpose to fight hunger.

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